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Pescosolido, Bernice. 2010. “MONK: STIGMA-REDUCING OR STIGMA PRODUCING?”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


There is a debate (or at least discussion) within the large and diverse community of people who work on, provide services for, make policy regarding or otherwise address issues sur-rounding serious mental illness. Some, like Otto Wahl, a well-known researcher on issues of stigma and mental illness, find Monk to be stereotypical, having the potential to...

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Medical Sociology
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College 300

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